Debating Multiculturalism in the Nordic Welfare States

  • Peter Kivisto
  • Östen Wahlbeck

About this book

Introduction

This collection addresses the ways that Nordic countries have approached the issue of bringing ethnic minorities into the societal mainstream. With multicultural incorporation as an option, the authors explore the potential impact of the politics of identity in societies with social democratic welfare states committed to redistributive politics.

Keywords

assimilation desegregation Integration Minorities nationalism politics

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Kivisto
    • 1
    • 2
  • Östen Wahlbeck
    • 3
  1. 1.Augustana CollegeUSA
  2. 2.University of TurkuFinland
  3. 3.University of HelsinkiFinland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137318459
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-34769-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31845-9
  • About this book